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Gummi1984Thursday 11th of November 2004 05:30:18 PM
═slenska PHRASES 01 -
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Here are few phrases to start with. I translated this from the Norwegian discuss with approval of Peter fra LA. Enjoy...

Format Used:
English Phrase
Icelandic Phrase


MOST COMMON EXPRESSIONS
ALGENGUSTU TJ┴NINGAR

Yes


No
Nei

Please
vinsamlega / ...takk

Here you are / Here you go
Gj÷r­u svo vel

Thank you / Thanks
Takk fyrir / Takk

You're welcome
Ekkert a­ ■akka

Excuse me
Afsaki­

Perhaps / Maybe
Kannski

Hello / Hi
Hallˇ / HŠ / SŠll (to a male) / SŠl (to a female)

Good bye!
Bless! / bŠ!

Good day!
Gˇ­an dag!

Good morning!
Gˇ­an dag! / Gˇ­an morgun! (not customary)

Good evening!
Gott kv÷ld!

Good night!
Gˇ­a nˇtt!

Welcome!
Velkomin!

Have a good trip!
Gˇ­a fer­!
IlopeorecSaturday 13th of November 2004 08:37:58 PM
- could you tell me how to read it?
Gummi1984Saturday 13th of November 2004 09:38:52 PM
- I'm not sure how to do it with a 100% accuracy but when I've put up all the phrases, I (or someone else) will do my best to put the phonetic Phrases there too.